'Jerusalem recognition would have dangerous consequences'

Jordanian Foreign Minister warns United States against recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.Elad Benari, 12/4/2017, 4:12 AM

Mufti of 'Palestine' warns Trump

Sheikh Muhammad Hussein, Grand Mufti of "Palestine", says recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital is an attack on Muslims.Dalit Halevi, 12/4/2017, 3:05 AM

Abbas finding little support for campaign against Trump

PA chairman is trying to recruit Arab leaders to convince Trump not to recognize Jerusalem, but they are not cooperating.Elad Benari, 12/4/2017, 1:09 AM

'We have not felt for a moment the US has forgotten the embassy'

Although imminent embassy move remains unclear, US reportedly plowing ahead with groundwork ahead of announcement.Tal Polon, 12/3/2017, 2:16 PM

Abbas aide: Jerusalem recognition will destroy peace

Senior adviser to PA chairman warns: American recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital will destroy the peace process.Ben Ariel, 12/3/2017, 5:46 AM

Hamas threatens 'intifada' over US recognition of Jerusalem

Hamas threatens intifada if US recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital city.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2017, 12:34 AM

Recognition of Jerusalem to replace US Embassy move?

US official tells Arutz Sheva recognition of Jerusalem as capital would partially fulfill US President Trump's promise to move US Embassy.Nitsan Keidar, 12/2/2017, 7:45 PM

'Trump recognition of Jerusalem is playing with fire'

PA officials criticize reports that Trump is planning to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/1/2017, 10:05 PM

PA: Giro d'Italia 'complicit' in Israeli occupation

Senior PA official Hanan Ashrawi blasts organizers of Giro d'Italia for saying their cycle race goes through Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/1/2017, 9:39 PM

Trump could recognize Jerusalem on Wednesday

Unnamed official says Trump will deliver a speech on Wednesday recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/1/2017, 8:14 PM

Trump's gift to Israel: Recognizing Jerusalem

Senior official in Washington says Trump is interested in recognizing Jerusalem, without moving the embassy for now.Nitsan Keidar, 11/30/2017, 11:35 PM

Jewish activists hold events supporting Kurdistan's independence

Jewish activists for independent Kurdistan promote cause in NY, Jerusalem.JTA, 11/30/2017, 5:37 PM

Israel leg of prestigious cycling event faces cancellation

Tourism and Culture Ministers threaten cancellation of touted race, after its website declares course passes through 'West Jerusalem.'Tal Polon, 11/30/2017, 10:21 AM

Jordanian King: Embassy move must come with Palestinian state

Speaking to US lawmakers, King Abdullah claims immediate move 'would have implications on the Arab scene and threaten two-state solution.'Tal Polon, 11/30/2017, 8:38 AM

White House: No imminent announcement on embassy move

Trump administration says reports that president is planning to announce embassy move, recognition of Jerusalem, are 'premature'.David Rosenberg, 11/29/2017, 10:39 PM

Report: Trump expected to move embassy to Jerusalem within days

Israeli officials say President Trump preparing to recognize Jerusalem as capital of Israel, move US embassy to Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 11/29/2017, 9:06 PM

Court blocks 'explosive' demolition of illegal Arab homes in Jlm

Jerusalem court halts planned demolition of illegal homes, which are to be leveled with explosive charges.David Rosenberg, 11/28/2017, 4:35 PM

35 arrested as protesters block Jerusalem roads, light rail

Watch: Anti-draft demonstrators shut down major intersections in Jerusalem, block light rail train.David Rosenberg, 11/26/2017, 6:40 PM

Motions on Jerusalem, Palestinian state fail at Dutch parliament

Motion to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and countermotion to recognize Palestinian state both struck down at Dutch parliament.JTA, 11/22/2017, 3:46 PM

'You can tell Ezekiel: "The bones ain't dry anymore!"'

'If the world wants to be relevant to reality, they will recognize Jerusalem, and they will have all their embassies here in Jerusalem.'Mordechai Sones, 11/21/2017, 4:15 PM

20 arrested as haredi protesters shut down Jerusalem light rail

Hundreds of anti-draft demonstrators take to the streets in Jerusalem and Bnei Brak, blocking traffic. At least 20 arrested thus far.David Rosenberg, 11/19/2017, 8:51 PM

Two children critically injured in Jerusalem fire

Apartment fire in northern Jerusalem leaves two children, ages 5 and 4, in critical condition.Orly Harari, 11/14/2017, 2:45 PM

Jerusalem Council member accuses Mayor of disinformation

Aryeh King calls Barkat's statements about destruction of illegal Arab homes 'political spin; He's gathering Likud Central Committee votes.'Mordechai Sones, 11/13/2017, 9:00 PM

Illegal Arab neighborhood to be leveled - with explosives

Six illegal Arab high-rise buildings in Jerusalem to be demolished in controlled explosion.David Rosenberg, 11/12/2017, 10:39 PM

Arab man with kippa, sidelocks, arrested in Bnei Brak

Jerusalem Arab dressed as haredi arrested in Bnei Brak for assault.David Rosenberg, 11/12/2017, 7:50 PM

Watch: Netanyahu takes first-time visitors on tour of Jerusalem

Prime Minister Netanyahu gives Romanian tourists personal tour of Jerusalem's Old City.David Rosenberg, 11/12/2017, 6:53 PM

Police found drugs - but apartment owner to be compensated

Police burst into a J'lem apartment and found drugs, but must compensate owner for searching without a warrant.Tal Polon, 11/12/2017, 2:58 PM

'We give unconditional love to every person who walks in'

Where troubled Orthodox youth go in Jerusalem (and why it’s near the pubs).JTA, 11/11/2017, 6:44 PM

Watch: Who's that at the Western Wall?

Actor, rapper Will Smith spotted at Western Wall. 'Jerusalem is a very powerful place. I'm honored to be here.'David Rosenberg, 11/9/2017, 4:35 PM

J'lem court requires State to confront illegal UN building

Court obligates State to clarify how it intends to enforce law against illegal UN construction in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/8/2017, 7:29 PM

240 homes approved in eastern Jerusalem

City planning committee approves 90 homes in Gilo, 150 in Ramat Shlomo.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/8/2017, 7:15 PM

Light rail attendants give woman a ticket over 14 cents

Woman who boarded light rail in Jerusalem was lacking 14 cents on her travel card. Attendants wrote her a ticket.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/8/2017, 7:04 PM

Followers mark 27 years since Rabbi Meir Kahane's assassination

Grandson of slain Kach MK, JDL founder Rabbi Meir Kahane addresses gathering marking 27th anniversary of assassination.David Rosenberg, 11/8/2017, 11:25 AM

Watch: Terrorists caught in the act

Terrorists caught while planting bomb outside of Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 11/5/2017, 8:46 PM

PA: Education in Jerusalem is a top priority

'Education' official says PA will continue to thwart attempts to 'Israelize' educational sector.Dalit Halevy, 11/5/2017, 12:59 PM

Protesters plan 'Secular Day of Rage'

Jerusalem city council member plans mass anti-Orthodox 'Day of Rage' across country.David Rosenberg, 11/3/2017, 1:22 PM

Saudi Arabia behind US pressure on Israel to nix Jerusalem bill?

Report claims US pressure on Israel to shelve 'Greater Jerusalem Law' was result of lobbying by Saudi government.David Rosenberg, 10/31/2017, 1:03 PM

Jerusalem girls' school organizes field trip to Arafat's grave

Arab school in Jerusalem takes students to grave of arch-terrorist, museum built in his honor.David Rosenberg, 10/30/2017, 11:01 AM

'US knew about Jerusalem law for months - and said nothing'

Minister behind 'Greater Jerusalem Law' continues push for law despite apparent disapproval from Trump administration.David Rosenberg, 10/30/2017, 8:44 AM

'I'm afraid to drive through haredi neighborhoods'

Egged bus driver describes attack by anti-draft radicals during protest last week.David Rosenberg, 10/29/2017, 10:49 PM

'Trump envoy didn't criticize Netanyahu over Jerusalem bill'

Senior White House sources say Trump envoy Jason Greenblatt's meeting with PM had nothing to do with 'Greater Jerusalem' bill.David Rosenberg, 10/29/2017, 9:10 PM

Senior US official: Trump concerned about Greater Jerusalem bill

Senior Washington official says Trump White House concerned that 'Greater Jerusalem' law could undermine planned peace talks.David Rosenberg, 10/29/2017, 5:53 PM

Serial 'mikva rapist' charged for assaults on teens

66-year-old Jerusalem man allegedly cornered teens as young as 13 in mikva, threatening to lock them inside if they resisted him.David Rosenberg, 10/29/2017, 5:16 PM

'Anti-draft radicals look like us, but we're nothing like them'

Haredi MK blasts Yerushalmi Faction over anti-draft protests, says most haredi Jews opposed to radical group's behavior.David Rosenberg, 10/29/2017, 3:55 PM

494 acres burned, firefighters working to extinguish flames

Firefighters work to extinguish Jerusalem fire, warn public to keep away from area.Ido Ben Porat, 10/27/2017, 8:59 AM

Report: Haredi MKs to vote against 'Greater Jerusalem' bill

UTJ party reportedly opposed to bill expanding Jerusalem's municipal borders to include nearby towns in Judea and Samaria.David Rosenberg, 10/26/2017, 9:05 PM

Initiative to bring all Jerusalem students to Mount of Olives

Jerusalem municipality, Council of Cemeteries, and Social Equality Minister launch initiative to educate all students about Jewish heritage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/26/2017, 8:14 PM

Greater Jerusalem bill to save Jewish majority faces first test

Bill annexing nearby Judea, Samaria towns to Jerusalem would add 150,000 Jews to capital, preserve Jewish majority in the city.David Rosenberg, 10/26/2017, 7:17 PM

176 new Jewish housing units approved in eastern Jerusalem

Jewish neighborhood in eastern Jerusalem, once sought by Arab businessman, to nearly triple in size.David Rosenberg, 10/25/2017, 2:21 PM

Son murders, father receives human rights award

European human rights organization honors lawyer for legal aid to wife of terrorist responsible for 2014 Jerusalem synagogue massacre.David Rosenberg, 10/25/2017, 10:27 AM

Jerusalem Arab nabbed with machine gun, drug stash

Police find automatic weapon, drugs, and cash in northern Jerusalem home.David Rosenberg, 10/24/2017, 11:56 AM

Anti-draft protesters block main entrance to Jerusalem

Extremist faction continues to protest arrest of draft dodgers, blocks main entrance and exit to capital.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2017, 6:29 PM

Jerusalem man drowns in mikvah

47-year-old man drowns in ritual bath just days before son's bar mitzvah celebration.David Rosenberg, 10/23/2017, 12:40 PM

Jewish neighborhood in eastern Jerusalem to be expanded

176 housing units to be added to Jewish neighborhood adjacent to large Arab neighborhood of Jabal Mukaber in eastern Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/22/2017, 9:50 PM

Female soldier who fended off anti-IDF radicals to be indicted?

IDF soldier who was harassed by dozens of anti-draft protesters faces possible assault charges.David Rosenberg, 10/22/2017, 3:40 PM

Anti-draft protesters shut down Jerusalem roads, train service

Demonstrators from extremist Jerusalem Faction block major intersection, light rail, protesting arrest of draft dodgers.Gary Willig, 10/19/2017, 6:41 PM

'Jewish link to Jerusalem under threat'

Minister of Jerusalem Affairs Elkin warns Christian journalists that city threatened by 'ignorant, nefarious international organizations.'David Rosenberg, 10/16/2017, 12:12 PM